CASE SUMMARY: LFTG v. Wall Township Board of Education

Case Name: Libertarians for Transparent Government (LFTG) v. Wall Township Board of Education and Brian J. Smyth Docket Number: MON-L-2848-17 County: Monmouth Filing Date: August 3, 2017 Presiding Judge: Not yet assigned (as of 8/10/17) Status: Open Overview: This case Continue Reading →

Monmouth Court says OK to ask for info vs. records

Is asking for information versus a specific record(s) grounds for denial under OPRA? A Monmouth County Court said NO, at least in the case of certain employee information sought pursuant to N.J.S.A. 47:1A-10, specifically “an individual’s name, title, position, salary, Continue Reading →

CASE SUMMARY: LFTG v. Shore Regional High School District

Case Name:  LFTG v. Shore Regional High School District, et al Docket Number:  MON-L-003750-16 County / Vicinage:  Monmouth Filing Date:  October 25, 2016 Presiding Judge:  Thornton, Lisa P. Status:  Open   Overview: This lawsuit seeks to clarify: • Whether the Open Continue Reading →

Oceanport police punt records destruction investigation to school lawyer

Prosecutor’s office declines to pursue charges against a records custodian, despite a certified statement by a subsequent custodian that the prior custodian destroyed public records without authorization. -NJFOG Nov. 25, 2015 by John Paff NJ Open Government Notes (John’s blog Continue Reading →